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Fireworks: For Sale and For Watching

For lovers of Fireworks, you have two nights this weekend to enjoy. Centertown will have a display Friday and Woodbury Saturday night. The Centertown display will be at the ballfields located just off of Tolbitt Road. The Woodbury celebration of…

USMCA Could Bring Opportunities for Tennessee Farmers

The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) has now gone into effect, providing new market opportunities for Tennessee farmers. “With the economic challenges that the agriculture industry has experienced in recent years, farmers throughout our state are happy to have this win,”…

Alexander Named Short Mountain Elementary School Principal

Cannon County Director of Schools William F. Curtis has named Mrs. Stephanie Alexander as Principal of Short Mountain Elementary School. The position became available upon the retirement of Mr. Robert Pitts, who has served as Principal at Short Mountain Elementary…

Liability Protections for Healthcare Providers

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee today signed Executive Order No. 53, granting limited COVID-related liability protection to healthcare providers. “Hospitals, nursing homes, and health care workers are on the front lines of fighting this pandemic, and this EO provides protection from…

Federal Pandemic Unemployment Program Ending In July

In accordance to guidelines within the federal government’s CARES Act, Tennessee will discontinue paying Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC) the week ending July 25, 2020. FPUC provided $600 per week in federal assistance, in addition to benefits from other unemployment insurance…